The best time to visit this place is from the months of June to March. The first and the foremost reason is that the world famous Rath Jatra is celebrated mostly in July. Other festivals are also celebrated with much reverence during this time of the year. Moreover, the weather also remains excellent.
The summer season is usually hot with temperature ranging between 27° and 45° Celsius. The summer months are March, April and May. The weather in March is relatively comfortable, but April and May are unbearable.
This holy town experiences moderate to heavy rainfall during the monsoon season. After a scorching summer, the monsoon cloud descends on the town in June and continues till October. Traveling to Puri during the monsoon season is highly recommended because of the beautiful weather conditions.
The winter season begins in November, and it remains till February. The weather gets cool during this time with the temperature ranging between 10° and 18°Celsius. The weather during this time is suitable for sight-seeing and other tourist activities. Tourists should carry light woolen clothes while visiting Puri in winter.